Arizona takes 5-game slide into matchup with Cincinnati
Phoenix; Friday, 9 p.m. EDT
PITCHING PROBABLES: Reds: Luis Castillo (14-6, 3.21 ERA) Diamondbacks: Mike Leake (11-10, 4.64 ERA)
BOTTOM LINE: Arizona enters the matchup as losers of their last five games.
The Diamondbacks are 36-33 in home games. Arizona hitters have posted a team on-base percentage of .321 this season, led by Ketel Marte with a mark of .387.
The Reds are 28-44 on the road. The Cincinnati pitching staff as a whole has an ERA of 4.22. Sonny Gray leads the team with a 2.75 earned run average.
TOP PERFORMERS: Marte leads the Diamondbacks with 74 extra base hits and is slugging .594. Eduardo Escobar is 10-for-39 with two doubles, two home runs and three RBIs over the last 10 games for Arizona.
LAST 10 GAMES: Diamondbacks: 5-5, .231 batting average, 4.11 ERA, outscored by eight runs
Reds: 4-6, .233 batting average, 4.50 ERA, outscored by six runs